(PRWEB) November 24, 2010
CBCL Limited is pleased to announce that it is has been selected as one of Nova Scotia's Top Employers for 2011. In its fifth year, Nova Scotia's Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. This special designation recognizes the employers in Nova Scotia that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.
As part of the selection process, employers are evaluated using numerous criteria, including: Physical Workplace; Work Atmosphere & Social; Health, Financial & Family Benefits; Vacation & Time Off; Employee Communications; Performance Management; Training & Skills Development; and Community Involvement. Employers are then compared to other organizations to determine which offers the best overall employment ‘atmosphere’.
“We are very proud to be given this award” said Kent Lane, Director of Corporate Affairs for CBCL Limited. He continued, “We have been growing at a steady pace for many years now and our low turnover and high employee satisfaction speaks to the impressive work environment we have established for our staff”. “We also take great pride in community involvement and our many sponsorship and donation programs we participate during the year” he concluded.
Mr. Lane noted that of its 300 plus employees, CBCL Limited currently has 70 staff with over 10 years of service with the firm and many of them have been with the company for over 25 years.
About CBCL Limited - CBCL Limited is a multi-discipline consulting engineering and environmental services firm based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada since 1955. It serves a wide variety of public and private clients from its nine regional offices and the firm has developed into the largest employee owned multi-discipline engineering firm in Atlantic Canada. Wholly owned by local employees, CBCL Limited provides professional consulting services in water & wastewater, municipal & civil, buildings, industrial, oil & gas, power & energy, transportation & bridges, marine and environment & planning sectors. CBCL Limited currently has over 300 employees and it is committed to providing quality service to its clients and being a respected member of the communities in which it serves.